The Lowry

Pier 8, Salford Quays, Manchester, M50 3AZ
0161 876 2078Quote: “WVIE”
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The Lowry Weddings

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The Lowry Salford Quays is a contemporary, award-winning venue at the heart. It has inspirational and vibrant spaces where weddings are hosted. The Lowry is the perfect venue for your wedding.

Our circular Compass Room steals the show with 360-degree views of The Quays from its private balcony. The Hexagon Room has views of the waterways and is an intimate space for ceremonies and smaller receptions.

We understand that every wedding is as individual and unique as every bride and groom, and pride ourselves on our bespoke service. We believe your wedding day should not have to fit into a package. Each detail, no matter how large or small, should be exactly how you want it to be. We are here to turn your dream into a reality and your wedding co-ordinator will provide all the help and support you need to ensure your special day exceeds every expectation.

Discover what a wedding at The Lowry could be like and see how our venue can work for you.

The Hexagon Room—Capacity – up to 100
Accessed by its own bridged walkway, the Hexagon Room is intimate and personal with breathtaking views across the water, making it a great civil ceremony venue. A unique and contemporary space, the room can be dressed to suit your theme and colour scheme. Add your personal touches and create the perfect setting for your magical ceremony.

The Compass Room—Capacity – up to 150 for wedding breakfast and 200 for an evening reception

The Compass Room - a circular space with floor to ceiling windows - is a truly stunning location for larger ceremonies. Full blackout blinds can be controlled at the touch of a button so whether you want to exchange vows in a candlelit, intimate and romantic atmosphere or go for the wow factor with stunning 360-degree views, the Compass Room offers a perfect setting and is guaranteed to take your breath away.

Your Celebration Co-ordinator
We have our own experienced and highly-dedicated Wedding and Civil Partnership co-ordinator who knows everything there is to know about holding your celebration at The Lowry, from choosing the perfect menu to offering advice on flowers, entertainment, the photographer and much more. we understand that each celebration is unique, so we'll work closely with you to ensure that your day is exactly as you want it.

Wedding Venue Overview and Facilities

  • No. of function rooms—2
  • Civil license—Yes
  • Same Sex Marriage—Yes

Wedding Breakfast and Reception Guest Capacities

  • Wedding Breakfast—Up to 150
  • Evening Reception—Up to 200

Wedding season availability

All year round


A selection of local accommodation information for all budgets available via the wedding co-ordinator.

Directions by Road

The Lowry is 10 minutes’ drive from Manchester City Centre, 20 minutes’ drive from Manchester Airport, and a quarter of a mile from the motorway network, giving access from all over the North West and beyond.

From the M60 take junction 12 for the M602. Salford Quays is a quarter of a mile from junction 3 of the M602. Follow the brown Lowry logo signs.

Driving Distances

4 miles - 10 minute drive from Manchester City Centre



Sunday Wedding Offer

50% discount on room hire and choose from either a free drinks reception or half price fairy lights.

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"We would both like to send our sincerest thank you to yourself and your team! Our day was honestly perfect from start to finish we could not have asked for better. What a wonderful venue you have. All our guests commented how beautiful it is and how it was the best wedding they have been to. "
Linzi & Hayden


"Amazing day!!! Truly perfect.

A huge thank you to you and all involved for making the day so special. Some of the suppliers said the staff were the best of any venue they've been to. Guests said it was a stunning location. Thank you so much again."
Sean & Kiren


"We really had the best day ever. Everything went perfect. The staff at the Lowry were all wonderful, kind, hardworking and nothing was too much trouble! Can't fault the day or night. The food was perfect for us too. The organisation was spot on from the start through to the end. Really well done. "
Lyndsey & Dave


"From the moment we came to look around The Lowry we knew this was the venue we wanted. We were made to feel like our custom was valued and that continued throughout our booking. Jenny has been really helpful and always responded and reassured us in the build up to our day. We really enjoyed our wedding at The Lowry and would recommend it to people in the future. They day went perfectly and the event managers on the day were great. Thank you to everyone involved who helped us make our special day perfect."
Paula & Dave


"The wedding and event co-ordinators planned for every eventuality and bent over backwards to accomodate our every request. I cannot recommend this venue enough. If you want the wow factor, combined with value and exceptional service then you have to consider The Lowry"
Alexandra & James


"People had told us how stressful arranging weddings can be, but ours was easy and that really is down to you and your team. We would really have no hesitation in recommending The Lowry to anyone looking for a wedding venue"
Margaret & Sean


"We want to thank you and the team for all your help. We really couldn't have asked for any more. The care, advice and attention that you provided was exceptional. When I talk to friends who are planning weddings it is clear that they are not being assisted in the same way as we were by you"
Laura & Tony


"I just wanted to thank you so much, it all exceeded my expectations, everything was perfect - we had an amazing day. Everyone has been raving about the venue and how lovely and attentive all the staff were. We can't thank you enough!"
Alison & Mike


"I want to thank you and your wonderful brigade for the delicious food you prepared and cooked for us. It was delicious and exceeded even my high expectations. We had so many compliments from our guests, both family and friends"
Judi & Malcom

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